The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 82 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.84% 2.10% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 2.61% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 19
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
User Stories
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
930 958 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.35% 80.37% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 764 871 777
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bedfordshire region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +15 5 £33,500 -10.66%
Luton +7 3 £39,000 -19.58%
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) SaaS
2 9 (50.00%) System Testing
3 7 (38.89%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Use Case
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Workflow
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) OOP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 16 (88.89%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
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